Refugees from Rare create Playtronic Games
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Spiritual successor of Banjo Kazooie in development

Despite some hints that Microsoft may have green lighted a new Banjo Kazooie game at Rare, some Rare refugees have gotten together to form a new studio.

Spencer shows off screenshots on Xbox One
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Looks like it is getting closer to being released

As most who have an Xbox One know, taking a screenshot is almost impossible. It continues to be the most requested feature that users want added to the Xbox One and Microsoft knows it. 

Office 2016 for desktop coming too
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Second half of 2015

Office is a very important product for Microsoft and the company doesn't plan to abandon the desktop version anytime soon. 

Microsoft Windows 10 Lumias to rock Snapdragon 810
Published in Mobiles

If Samsung doesn’t want them, we’ll take some

Upcoming Microsoft Lumia phones will use Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 810 processor.

4K Console revisions later this year?
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Rumors suggest it is coming for both Xbox One & PS4

A number of sources are whispering that both Microsoft and Sony have committed to upgrading their consoles to add 4K (Ultra HD) in an expected refresh to both consoles later this year.

#IDARB free with Xbox Live Gold this month
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Brothers and Sniper Elite free for Xbox 360 Gold

Xbox One owners who happen to have a Xbox Live Gold membership will be treated to a free copy of #IDARB (It Draws A Red Box) this month as part of Microsoft's Games with Gold promotion.

Microsoft Office for Android tablets now available
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No longer in preview state

While Apple iOS users have been enjoying Microsoft Office for quite some time, the Android version of the Office suite has been limited to preview program users. As of today, Microsoft Office for Android for tablets is available to all users.

New firmware coming for Xbox One controllers
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Will cut connection time in half and add other improvements

A new firmware update for the Xbox One controller is currently in testing. Users that are in the Xbox Preview program can try it now, everyone else will have to wait a little longer.

Expect more Microsoft gaming franchises on PC
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More coming than just Fable Legends to Windows 10

While Microsoft didn't get too specific they did go out of there way on the Xbox Wire recap to say that not only Fable Legends was going to be coming to the PC.

HoloLens possible for connection to PC & Xbox
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Looking into how it might be used and work

Now that everyone has seen the HoloLens, the obvious question is can it be connected to the PC or better yet, the Xbox One? Well, Microsoft is already a step ahead of your thinking because they are exploring ways that the HoloLens might be used with both the PC and the Xbox One. The thing is that they don't have anything definite yet.